πινακοθήκη

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From πίναξ (pínax, tablet) and -θήκη (-thḗkē, case, box).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

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Noun[edit]

πινακοθήκη (pinakothḗkēf (genitive πινακοθήκης); first declension

  1. A picture-gallery

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From πίνακ(ας) (tablet, painting) +‎ -ο- +‎ -θήκη (case, holster). For the modern senses, a reborrowing from German Ρinakothek from Latin pinacoteca in its modern sense.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pi.na.koˈθi.ci/
  • Hyphenation: πι‧να‧κο‧θή‧κη

Noun[edit]

πινακοθήκη (pinakothíkif (plural πινακοθήκες)

  1. art gallery
  2. art collection

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References[edit]

  1. ^ πινακοθήκη in Λεξικό της κοινής νεοελληνικής [Dictionary of Standard Modern Greek], 1998, by the "Triantafyllidis" Foundation.